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Rice University Presents Nobel Laureate Edward C. Prescott

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Nobel Laureate in Economic Sciences Edward C. Prescott to discuss "Money in the Production Function: Some of the Policy Implications".

Thursday, November 1

Lecture at 5:30 p.m.
BioScience Research Collaborative

Reception to follow

Admission to the lecture and reception is free of charge; however, space is limited
and we ask that you kindly RSVP.

There is no reserved seating for the event, so an early arrival is recommended.
Doors open at 5:00 p.m.

The Nobel Laureate Lecture Series is made possible by a gift from Doyle Arnold ’70.

Edward C. Prescott is Professor of Economics at Arizona State
University and is the W. P. Carey Chair in Economics in the W. P.
Carey School of Business. He has previously held faculty positions
at the University of Pennsylvania, Carnegie Mellon University, the
University of Minnesota, and The University of Chicago. He is a
Senior Monetary Analyst at the Minneapolis Federal Reserve
Bank.

He received his B.A. in mathematics from Swarthmore College in
1962, his M.S in Operations Research from Case‐Reserve
University in 1963, and his Ph.D. in economics from Carnegie
Mellon University in 1967.

He is an aggregate economist theorist who develops and applies
dynamic economic theory to problems in financial economics,
economic fluctuations, public finance, growth and development,
and international economics areas.

He and Finn Kydland were jointly awarded the 2004 Nobel Prize in
Economics "for their contributions to dynamic macroeconomics:
the time consistency of economic policy and the driving forces
behind business cycles.”

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